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From the late Victorian boozer to the interwar improved public house

David W. Gutzke

in Women drinking out in Britain since the early twentieth century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719052644
eISBN:
9781781707050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719052644.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Class, religion and gender critically shaped late Victorian drinking patterns. Though some scholars have argued that female drinking habits began altering in the 1890s, the evidence is thin and ... More


Labouring families in the Famine’s aftermath, 1852 onwards

John Herson

in Divergent paths: Family histories of Irish emigrants in Britain 1820-1920

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090639
eISBN:
9781781708385
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090639.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

More labouring families settled in Stafford after the Famine than arrived during it and this chapter examines those who arrived after 1852. There are four case studies. The McDermott family were poor ... More


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